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Drogheria della Rosa

Via Cartoleria, 10, 40124 Bologna, Italy (Santo Stefano)
+39051222529
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Ranked #145 of 1,242 restaurants in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $37 - $73
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Santo Stefano
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English first
Perth, Western Australia
Top Contributor
244 reviews 244 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

After reading TA reviews and the restaurant history on their website, decided to book from home a month in advance by phone although the line was unclear. Once we arrived there to share lunch with friends all living in Australia, we found our assigned table outside under the portico. It was rather warm with the temperature above 30 degree celsius... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Loved it. We made reservations via email the week before because we read so many rave reviews on Trip Advisor. The email conversation was a little awkward due to English ups and downs (we weren't sure they really wanted us to come), but we decided to go for it. We sat outside, which I think is a must do. The... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

After AA Gill's write up in the Sunday Times we decided to give this place a try. Manuel, the owner, is quite a character, very friendly and joking with everyone, and he borrowed random babies to parade around, which helped us to forget that we were waiting almost an hour for our starters! The lasagne and tagliatelle were very good,... More

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I used to live in Bologna and this was my favorite place in the city center. 5 years after things haven't changed, Emanuele provides always the most amazing experience. Great wines, great atmosphere and the best filetto al balsamico ever !

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Johannesburg
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Lovely restaurant tucked away on a quiet street. We loved the welcome prosecco and starter. The manager had a big personality and seemed to genuinely want everyone to enjoy their experience. We never saw a menu or prices but after the delicious meal and wine we were pleasantly surprised and would say it was really good value.

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This place is rather average but in a unique setting (being in an old pharmacy). The waitress had recommended the special veal on the menu with tuna but it was very disappointing and overpriced. The tuna tasted no better than tinned tuna (which it may have been), although I am told by friends that when this dish is done correctly... More

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NYC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This place is rather average but in a unique setting (being in an old pharmacy). The waitress had recommended the special veal on the menu with tuna but it was very disappointing and overpriced. The tuna tasted no better than tinned tuna (which it may have been), although I am told by friends that when this dish is done correctly... More

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Based on a friends recommendation we booked a Sunday lunch here in the middle of June. It was a warm day and we sat under a parasol outside on the fairly quiet street. Immediately on arrival we were offered a cold glass of prosecco and some nibbles. Warm fresh bread followed. The menu was explained to us by the new... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

It did not start off great due to Google telling us that it opens at 7:30pm for us to sit down (we knew the kitchen opened only from 8:30pm) - the very adorable waitress told us to come back at 8:15pm. So we sat at a nearby tiny cafe that served amazing spritz (campari one is particularly good) for only... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This has to rank as one of my best places to eat anywhere went here the other night after reading a review in a travel book,was disappointed ,the food,the staff and not to forget the manager all make this the place to go in Bologna .Fantastic.

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